Tuttle Tactical Management Has $757,000 Stake in CSX Co. (CSX)

Tuttle Tactical Management lowered its stake in shares of CSX Co. (NASDAQ:CSX) by 14.9% during the fourth quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 22,555 shares of the transportation company’s stock after selling 3,945 shares during the period. Tuttle Tactical Management’s holdings in CSX were worth $757,000 as of its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

A number of other hedge funds also recently added to or reduced their stakes in the stock. Whitener Capital Management Inc. purchased a new position in shares of …

Rogers Communications (RCI) Cut to “Hold” at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of Rogers Communications (NYSE:RCI) (TSE:RCI.B) from a buy rating to a hold rating in a research report released on Friday.

According to Zacks, “Rogers Communications’ wireless service growth drove the top line. Growing demand for data and initiatives taken by the company to retain subscribers aided wireless service revenues in fourth-quarter 2018. Additionally, user shift toward higher-priced tiers positively impacted Internet revenues. Moreover, users will have access to higher Internet speeds with Rogers Communications’ DOCSIS technology. Further, the company’s partnership with Ericsson and University of British Columbia (UBC) to quickly bring 5G to its users …

Autodesk, Inc. (NASDAQ:ADSK) Shares Reduced by KBC Group NV

KBC Group NV trimmed its stake in Autodesk, Inc. (NASDAQ:ADSK) by 59.8% in the fourth quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the SEC. The firm owned 83,318 shares of the software company’s stock after selling 123,783 shares during the quarter. KBC Group NV’s holdings in Autodesk were worth $10,716,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC.

Other institutional investors also recently added to or reduced their stakes in the company. Clean Yield Group acquired a new stake in shares of Autodesk in the 4th quarter worth about $30,000. Legacy Financial Advisors Inc. increased …

Employers (EIG) to Release Quarterly Revenue on Wednesday

Employers (NYSE:EIG) is set to issue its quarterly earnings data after the market closes on Wednesday, February 20th. Analysts expect the company to announce earnings of $0.69 per share for the quarter. Parties that are interested in registering for the company’s conference call can do so using this link.

Shares of EIG stock opened at $45.37 on Monday. The stock has a market capitalization of $1.49 billion, a PE ratio of 15.70 and a beta of 0.65. Employers has a one year low of $38.35 and a one year high of $47.97.

EIG has been the subject of several analyst …

BioDelivery Sciences International (BDSI) Received a $5.00 Target Price by Cantor Fitzgerald Analysts

Cantor Fitzgerald set a $5.00 target price on BioDelivery Sciences International (NASDAQ:BDSI) in a research report released on Friday. The firm currently has a buy rating on the specialty pharmaceutical company’s stock.

BDSI has been the topic of a number of other reports. BidaskClub lowered shares of BioDelivery Sciences International from a buy rating to a hold rating in a research report on Tuesday, November 13th. Janney Montgomery Scott reiterated a buy rating and issued a $5.00 price objective on shares of BioDelivery Sciences International in a research report on Thursday, January 31st. Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of BioDelivery …

Pendal Group Ltd Sold 10,143 Shares of Northrop Grumman Co. (NYSE:NOC)

Pendal Group Ltd lowered its stake in shares of Northrop Grumman Co. (NYSE:NOC) by 73.9% during the fourth quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 3,580 shares of the aerospace company’s stock after selling 10,143 shares during the period. Pendal Group Ltd’s holdings in Northrop Grumman were worth $877,000 as of its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

A number of other hedge funds also recently added to or reduced their stakes in NOC. Paradigm Asset Management Co. LLC grew its holdings in Northrop …

Jennison Associates LLC Reduced Holding in East West Bancorp, Inc. (EWBC)

Jennison Associates LLC lessened its stake in East West Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:EWBC) by 1.0% during the fourth quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm owned 2,756,834 shares of the financial services provider’s stock after selling 26,817 shares during the quarter. Jennison Associates LLC owned approximately 1.90% of East West Bancorp worth $120,005,000 at the end of the most recent quarter.

Several other large investors also recently bought and sold shares of EWBC. Advisors Asset Management Inc. lifted its holdings in shares of East West Bancorp by 25.0% during the second quarter. Advisors …

8X8 (EGHT) Received Purchase Rating from Rosenblatt Securities

8X8 (NASDAQ:EGHT)‘s stock had its “buy” rating reiterated by equities research analysts at Rosenblatt Securities in a research note issued on Thursday, January 31st. They currently have a $22.50 price objective on the technology company’s stock. Rosenblatt Securities’ target price points to a potential upside of 13.52% from the company’s previous close.

EGHT has been the subject of several other reports. Summit Insights restated a “hold” rating on shares of 8X8 in a research note on Tuesday, October 30th. Needham & Company LLC decreased their target price on shares of 8X8 from $23.00 to $22.00 and set a “buy” rating …

Mackenzie Financial Corp Has $41.59 Million Holding in Marathon Petroleum Corp (MPC)

Mackenzie Financial Corp decreased its holdings in Marathon Petroleum Corp (NYSE:MPC) by 27.6% during the 4th quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The firm owned 704,706 shares of the oil and gas company’s stock after selling 268,991 shares during the period. Mackenzie Financial Corp’s holdings in Marathon Petroleum were worth $41,585,000 at the end of the most recent quarter.

A number of other institutional investors and hedge funds have also recently modified their holdings of the business. AlphaMark Advisors LLC boosted its position in Marathon Petroleum by 309,240.0% during the fourth quarter. AlphaMark Advisors LLC now owns 61,868 shares of the oil …

AFLAC Incorporated (NYSE:AFL) Shares Obtained by Wedbush Securities Inc.

Wedbush Securities Inc. increased its stake in shares of AFLAC Incorporated (NYSE:AFL) by 19.2% during the fourth quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 19,836 shares of the financial services provider’s stock after buying an additional 3,199 shares during the period. Wedbush Securities Inc.’s holdings in AFLAC were worth $904,000 as of its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

A number of other hedge funds also recently added to or reduced their stakes in AFL. Prospera Financial Services Inc purchased a new stake in …

Mackenzie Financial Corp Sold 1,965,437 Shares of Thomson Reuters Corp (TRI)

Mackenzie Financial Corp decreased its stake in Thomson Reuters Corp (NYSE:TRI) (TSE:TRI) by 65.4% during the 4th quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The fund owned 1,039,849 shares of the business services provider’s stock after selling 1,965,437 shares during the period. Mackenzie Financial Corp owned 0.21% of Thomson Reuters worth $50,235,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period.

Several other hedge funds and other institutional investors also recently made changes to their positions in TRI. Morgan Stanley lifted its holdings in shares of Thomson Reuters by 562.2% …

CBS Co. (CBS) Shares Obtained by Nwam LLC

Nwam LLC increased its stake in shares of CBS Co. (NYSE:CBS) by 9.1% during the fourth quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 7,675 shares of the media conglomerate’s stock after buying an additional 640 shares during the period. Nwam LLC’s holdings in CBS were worth $336,000 as of its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

A number of other hedge funds also recently added to or reduced their stakes in the stock. Retirement Systems of Alabama boosted its stake in shares of CBS …

Intrust Bank NA Lifted Holding in Zimmer Biomet Stake Inc (ZBH)

Intrust Bank NA boosted its holdings in shares of Zimmer Biomet Holdings Inc (NYSE:ZBH) by 9.2% in the fourth quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The firm owned 3,859 shares of the medical equipment provider’s stock after purchasing an additional 324 shares during the period. Intrust Bank NA’s holdings in Zimmer Biomet were worth $400,000 as of its most recent SEC filing.

A number of other institutional investors and hedge funds have also made changes to their positions in the business. Comerica Bank increased its holdings in shares …

Pendal Group Ltd Has $675,000 Stake in Autodesk, Inc. (NASDAQ:ADSK)

Pendal Group Ltd lowered its stake in shares of Autodesk, Inc. (NASDAQ:ADSK) by 3.8% during the fourth quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 5,246 shares of the software company’s stock after selling 208 shares during the period. Pendal Group Ltd’s holdings in Autodesk were worth $675,000 as of its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

Other hedge funds also recently added to or reduced their stakes in the company. First Bank & Trust raised its holdings in shares of Autodesk by 326.5% during …

Raytheon (RTN) Holding Reduced by Mackenzie Financial Corp

Mackenzie Financial Corp lowered its stake in shares of Raytheon (NYSE:RTN) by 8.6% during the 4th quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The institutional investor owned 516,848 shares of the aerospace company’s stock after selling 48,928 shares during the quarter. Mackenzie Financial Corp’s holdings in Raytheon were worth $79,259,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period.

Several other institutional investors also recently added to or reduced their stakes in the company. Capital Investment Advisory Services LLC bought a new stake in Raytheon in the fourth quarter worth $39,000. Penserra Capital Management LLC increased its position in Raytheon by 36.1% in …

Advanced Energy Industries, Inc. (AEIS) Stake Reduced by Alps Advisors Inc.

Alps Advisors Inc. lowered its holdings in Advanced Energy Industries, Inc. (NASDAQ:AEIS) by 4.7% during the 4th quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 8,653 shares of the electronics maker’s stock after selling 429 shares during the period. Alps Advisors Inc.’s holdings in Advanced Energy Industries were worth $371,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period.

Several other large investors have also added to or reduced their stakes in AEIS. Schroder Investment Management Group bought a new position in shares of Advanced Energy Industries during …

Analyzing Home Bancshares (HOMB) and Boston Private Financial (BPFH)

Home Bancshares (NASDAQ:HOMB) and Boston Private Financial (NASDAQ:BPFH) are both finance companies, but which is the superior investment? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their profitability, dividends, institutional ownership, earnings, analyst recommendations, valuation and risk.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of current ratings and price targets for Home Bancshares and Boston Private Financial, as reported by MarketBeat.

Home Bancshares currently has a consensus price target of $24.83, suggesting a potential upside of 25.04%. Boston Private Financial has a consensus price target of $15.00, suggesting a potential upside of 25.21%. Given Boston Private Financial’s higher …

Harvest Capital Credit (HCAP) Boosted by Zacks Investment Research to “Purchase”

Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Harvest Capital Credit (NASDAQ:HCAP) from a hold rating to a buy rating in a research note released on Friday morning. The firm currently has $12.00 price objective on the investment management company’s stock.

According to Zacks, “Harvest Capital Credit Corporation is a closed-end management investment company. The company invest in the form of subordinated debt, senior debt and minority equity. Harvest Capital Credit Corporation is headquartered in New York, United Sates. “

NASDAQ HCAP opened at $11.10 on Friday. The company has a quick ratio of 9.73, a current ratio of 9.73 and a …

Commerzbank Aktiengesellschaft FI Lifted Holding in Chesapeake Energy Co. (CHK)

Commerzbank Aktiengesellschaft FI lifted its stake in shares of Chesapeake Energy Co. (NYSE:CHK) by 21.4% during the fourth quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 1,198,162 shares of the oil and gas exploration company’s stock after purchasing an additional 211,186 shares during the period. Commerzbank Aktiengesellschaft FI owned approximately 0.13% of Chesapeake Energy worth $2,516,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period.

Other hedge funds also recently made changes to their positions in the company. Nwam LLC lifted its holdings in Chesapeake Energy by 8.2% in the fourth …

MakeMyTrip (MMYT) Raised to “Hold” at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of MakeMyTrip (NASDAQ:MMYT) from a sell rating to a hold rating in a research note issued to investors on Friday.

According to Zacks, “MakeMyTrip Limited is an online travel service company which offers travel products and solutions in India and the United States. The Company’s services and products include air tickets, customized holiday packages, hotel booking, railway tickets, bus tickets, car hire and facilitating access to travel insurance. MakeMyTrip Limited is the parent company of MakeMyTrip (India) Private Limited and MakeMyTrip.com Inc. Through its primary website, www.makemytrip.com, and other technology-enhanced platforms, the Company provides access …

iShares S&P Small-Cap 600 Growth ETF (IJT) Stake Boosted by Cerity Partners LLC

Cerity Partners LLC raised its position in shares of iShares S&P Small-Cap 600 Growth ETF (NASDAQ:IJT) by 122.8% in the fourth quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The firm owned 2,308 shares of the company’s stock after acquiring an additional 1,272 shares during the period. Cerity Partners LLC’s holdings in iShares S&P Small-Cap 600 Growth ETF were worth $372,000 as of its most recent SEC filing.

A number of other hedge funds have also recently added to or reduced their stakes in IJT. Strategic Financial Group LLC raised its position …

HSS Hire Group (HSS) Rating Repeats by Liberum Capital

Liberum Capital reissued their hold rating on shares of HSS Hire Group (LON:HSS) in a report issued on Friday.

Shares of LON HSS opened at GBX 34.55 ($0.45) on Friday. HSS Hire Group has a 52 week low of GBX 20 ($0.26) and a 52 week high of GBX 72.50 ($0.95).

About HSS Hire Group

HSS Hire Group plc offers tool and equipment hire, and related services in the United Kingdom and the Republic of Ireland. It operates through Rental and related revenue; and Services segments. The company provides tools, equipment, and hire-related services to businesses, and trade and DIY …

Solaredge Technologies (SEDG) Issued to Announce Quarterly Revenue on Wednesday

Solaredge Technologies (NASDAQ:SEDG) will be issuing its quarterly earnings data after the market closes on Wednesday, February 20th. Analysts expect the company to announce earnings of $0.56 per share for the quarter. Parties that are interested in participating in the company’s conference call can do so using this link.

SEDG stock opened at $43.30 on Monday. Solaredge Technologies has a twelve month low of $32.42 and a twelve month high of $70.74. The firm has a market capitalization of $1.98 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 19.24, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 0.71 and a beta of 0.23.

SEDG has been the …

Marble Harbor Investment Counsel LLC Reduced Holding in American Express (AXP)

Marble Harbor Investment Counsel LLC cut its holdings in American Express (NYSE:AXP) by 3.9% during the 4th quarter, HoldingsChannel reports. The fund owned 7,425 shares of the payment services company’s stock after selling 300 shares during the quarter. Marble Harbor Investment Counsel LLC’s holdings in American Express were worth $708,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC.

Several other hedge funds have also added to or reduced their stakes in the stock. Capital Investment Advisory Services LLC bought a new position in shares of American Express in the fourth quarter worth about $37,000. Vigilant Capital Management LLC bought …

Arena Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (ARNA) Shares Reduced by Advisors Asset Management Inc.

Advisors Asset Management Inc. reduced its stake in shares of Arena Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:ARNA) by 4.5% during the 4th quarter, HoldingsChannel reports. The fund owned 18,402 shares of the biopharmaceutical company’s stock after selling 860 shares during the quarter. Advisors Asset Management Inc.’s holdings in Arena Pharmaceuticals were worth $717,000 as of its most recent SEC filing.

A number of other large investors also recently made changes to their positions in the stock. BlackRock Inc. raised its stake in Arena Pharmaceuticals by 1.3% during the 3rd quarter. BlackRock Inc. now owns 4,756,012 shares of the biopharmaceutical company’s stock worth $218,871,000 …

Centurylink Inc (CTL) Holding Lowered by Intrust Bank NA

Intrust Bank NA lessened its holdings in Centurylink Inc (NYSE:CTL) by 7.7% during the 4th quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The fund owned 26,639 shares of the technology company’s stock after selling 2,228 shares during the period. Intrust Bank NA’s holdings in Centurylink were worth $404,000 as of its most recent filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission.

Several other institutional investors have also made changes to their positions in CTL. Thomasville National Bank lifted its stake in Centurylink by 5.6% during the 4th quarter. Thomasville National Bank …

Alps Advisors Inc. Reduced Stake in Gilead Sciences, Inc. (GILD)

Alps Advisors Inc. trimmed its holdings in shares of Gilead Sciences, Inc. (NASDAQ:GILD) by 7.1% during the fourth quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the SEC. The firm owned 620,150 shares of the biopharmaceutical company’s stock after selling 47,101 shares during the period. Alps Advisors Inc.’s holdings in Gilead Sciences were worth $38,790,000 as of its most recent SEC filing.

Other large investors have also modified their holdings of the company. Advisors Preferred LLC acquired a new stake in shares of Gilead Sciences in the 4th quarter worth about $31,000. Legacy Financial Advisors Inc. increased its …

Intrust Bank NA Has $375,000 Holding in Allegion PLC (ALLE)

Intrust Bank NA raised its stake in Allegion PLC (NYSE:ALLE) by 29.5% in the fourth quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The fund owned 4,707 shares of the scientific and technical instruments company’s stock after acquiring an additional 1,073 shares during the quarter. Intrust Bank NA’s holdings in Allegion were worth $375,000 at the end of the most recent quarter.

Other hedge funds and other institutional investors also recently added to or reduced their stakes in the company. Ledyard National Bank acquired a new position in shares of Allegion in …

Alps Advisors Inc. Sold 277 Shares of Hexcel Co. (HXL)

Alps Advisors Inc. lessened its holdings in Hexcel Co. (NYSE:HXL) by 3.9% during the 4th quarter, HoldingsChannel reports. The firm owned 6,847 shares of the aerospace company’s stock after selling 277 shares during the quarter. Alps Advisors Inc.’s holdings in Hexcel were worth $393,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period.

Several other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also made changes to their positions in HXL. BB&T Securities LLC increased its position in Hexcel by 3.5% during the fourth quarter. BB&T Securities LLC now owns 19,697 shares of the aerospace company’s stock worth $1,129,000 after purchasing …

Tempur Sealy International Inc (TPX) A nticipated to Announce Revenue of $0.53 Per Share

Analysts forecast that Tempur Sealy International Inc (NYSE:TPX) will report $0.53 earnings per share (EPS) for the current quarter, Zacks Investment Research reports. Five analysts have made estimates for Tempur Sealy International’s earnings. The lowest EPS estimate is $0.42 and the highest is $0.71. Tempur Sealy International posted earnings per share of $0.42 in the same quarter last year, which indicates a positive year over year growth rate of 26.2%. The firm is expected to report its next quarterly earnings report on Thursday, May 2nd.

According to Zacks, analysts expect that Tempur Sealy International will report full-year earnings of $3.66 …

Alps Advisors Inc. Lifted Holding in Tocagen Inc (TOCA)

Alps Advisors Inc. increased its stake in shares of Tocagen Inc (NASDAQ:TOCA) by 30.6% during the 4th quarter, HoldingsChannel reports. The institutional investor owned 46,107 shares of the company’s stock after buying an additional 10,802 shares during the period. Alps Advisors Inc.’s holdings in Tocagen were worth $379,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period.

A number of other hedge funds and other institutional investors also recently modified their holdings of TOCA. Meeder Asset Management Inc. lifted its position in Tocagen by 162.8% during the 4th quarter. Meeder Asset Management Inc. now owns 9,961 shares of the company’s …

Pioneer Natural Resources (PXD) Received a $189.00 Target Price by MKM Partners Analysts

MKM Partners set a $189.00 price objective on Pioneer Natural Resources (NYSE:PXD) in a research note issued to investors on Friday. The brokerage currently has a buy rating on the oil and gas development company’s stock.

Several other brokerages have also issued reports on PXD. Ifs Securities upgraded Pioneer Natural Resources from an outperform rating to a strong-buy rating in a research report on Wednesday, November 14th. Seaport Global Securities raised Pioneer Natural Resources from a neutral rating to a buy rating and increased their price objective for the company from $210.00 to $215.00 in a report on Monday, December …

AltraVue Capital LLC Purchased Shares of 6,370 Cable One Inc (CABO)

AltraVue Capital LLC bought a new stake in shares of Cable One Inc (NYSE:CABO) during the fourth quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the SEC. The institutional investor bought 6,370 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $5,224,000. Cable One accounts for approximately 3.3% of AltraVue Capital LLC’s investment portfolio, making the stock its 9th largest holding.

A number of other institutional investors have also added to or reduced their stakes in CABO. Prudential Financial Inc. lifted its position in Cable One by 361.4% during the 3rd quarter. Prudential Financial Inc. now owns 37,314 shares of …

XPO Logistics (XPO) Received “Purchase” Rating from Morgan Stanley

Morgan Stanley restated their buy rating on shares of XPO Logistics (NYSE:XPO) in a research report released on Friday morning.

A number of other equities research analysts have also recently issued reports on the company. ValuEngine cut XPO Logistics from a sell rating to a strong sell rating in a research note on Friday. Bank of America dropped their price objective on XPO Logistics from $76.00 to $65.00 and set a neutral rating on the stock in a research note on Friday. Loop Capital assumed coverage on XPO Logistics in a research note on Wednesday, February 6th. They issued a …

Alps Advisors Inc. Sold 267 Shares of Gartner Inc (IT)

Alps Advisors Inc. lowered its holdings in Gartner Inc (NYSE:IT) by 8.1% during the 4th quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The fund owned 3,010 shares of the information technology services provider’s stock after selling 267 shares during the period. Alps Advisors Inc.’s holdings in Gartner were worth $385,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period.

Several other institutional investors and hedge funds have also made changes to their positions in IT. Signet Investment Advisory Group Inc. acquired a new position in shares of Gartner in the fourth quarter …

Loeb Partners Corp Purchased $71,000 in Brighthouse Financial Inc (BHF) Shares

Loeb Partners Corp acquired a new position in Brighthouse Financial Inc (NASDAQ:BHF) in the 4th quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm acquired 2,274 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $71,000.

A number of other institutional investors and hedge funds have also recently made changes to their positions in BHF. Nissay Asset Management Corp Japan ADV boosted its position in shares of Brighthouse Financial by 8.1% during the 4th quarter. Nissay Asset Management Corp Japan ADV now owns 11,462 shares of the company’s stock valued …

Loeb Partners Corp Purchased $129,000 in Kraft Heinz Co (KHC)

Loeb Partners Corp bought a new stake in Kraft Heinz Co (NASDAQ:KHC) in the fourth quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The firm bought 3,034 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $129,000.

Other institutional investors have also made changes to their positions in the company. FMR LLC boosted its stake in shares of Kraft Heinz by 34.4% during the second quarter. FMR LLC now owns 8,254,817 shares of the company’s stock worth $518,567,000 after buying an additional 2,111,198 shares during the period. First Hawaiian Bank acquired a new stake in shares of Kraft Heinz during the third quarter worth about …

Loeb Partners Corp Cuts Holding in Intersections Inc. (INTX)

Loeb Partners Corp reduced its stake in shares of Intersections Inc. (NASDAQ:INTX) by 76.1% in the 4th quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The fund owned 14,296 shares of the business services provider’s stock after selling 45,599 shares during the period. Loeb Partners Corp’s holdings in Intersections were worth $53,000 as of its most recent SEC filing.

Separately, PEAK6 Investments LLC purchased a new stake in Intersections in the 3rd quarter worth approximately $976,000. Institutional investors and hedge funds own 23.93% of the company’s stock.

In other news, major shareholder Entrepreneurs …

Advisors Asset Management Inc. Purchased 738 Shares of Discover Financial Services (DFS)

Advisors Asset Management Inc. grew its stake in Discover Financial Services (NYSE:DFS) by 6.1% in the 4th quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm owned 12,815 shares of the financial services provider’s stock after buying an additional 738 shares during the period. Advisors Asset Management Inc.’s holdings in Discover Financial Services were worth $756,000 as of its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

Several other hedge funds also recently modified their holdings of the company. First Hawaiian Bank bought a new position in shares of Discover …

Loeb Partners Corp Bought Shares of 3,198 Nuveen New York AMT-Fr Qty Mnpl Incm Fd (NRK)

Loeb Partners Corp purchased a new stake in Nuveen New York AMT-Fr Qty Mnpl Incm Fd (NYSE:NRK) during the fourth quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The firm purchased 3,198 shares of the financial services provider’s stock, valued at approximately $37,000.

A number of other institutional investors have also bought and sold shares of NRK. Cambridge Investment Research Advisors Inc. lifted its holdings in Nuveen New York AMT-Fr Qty Mnpl Incm Fd by 18.9% in the 4th quarter. Cambridge Investment Research Advisors Inc. now owns 36,998 shares of the financial services …

Insider Traded:: Automatic Data Processing (ADP) CEO Sold $5,420,054.20 in Shares

Automatic Data Processing (NASDAQ:ADP) CEO Carlos A. Rodriguez sold 36,364 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction on Thursday, February 14th. The shares were sold at an average price of $149.05, for a total value of $5,420,054.20. Following the transaction, the chief executive officer now owns 148,842 shares in the company, valued at approximately $22,184,900.10. The sale was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available at the SEC website.

ADP opened at $149.67 on Monday. Automatic Data Processing has a 1 year low of $109.14 and a 1 year high of $153.51. …

Northern Trust Co. (NTRS) Shares Reduced by Nissay Asset Management Corp Japan ADV

Nissay Asset Management Corp Japan ADV decreased its holdings in shares of Northern Trust Co. (NASDAQ:NTRS) by 42.0% in the 4th quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 56,799 shares of the asset manager’s stock after selling 41,206 shares during the quarter. Nissay Asset Management Corp Japan ADV’s holdings in Northern Trust were worth $4,748,000 at the end of the most recent quarter.

A number of other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also modified their holdings of NTRS. Private Trust Co. NA grew its holdings …

Trian Fund Management, L.P. Sold 1,208,754 Shares of Procter & Gamble Co (PG) Shares

Procter & Gamble Co (NYSE:PG) Director Trian Fund Management, L.P. sold 1,208,754 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction dated Friday, February 15th. The shares were sold at an average price of $99.08, for a total transaction of $119,763,346.32. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which is accessible through the SEC website.

NYSE PG opened at $98.48 on Monday. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.40, a current ratio of 0.78 and a quick ratio of 0.61. Procter & Gamble Co has a twelve month low of $70.73 and a twelve month high of …

Intrust Bank NA Purchase Holding in Corcept Therapeutics Incorporated (CORT)

Intrust Bank NA purchased a new position in Corcept Therapeutics Incorporated (NASDAQ:CORT) in the fourth quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The firm purchased 23,777 shares of the biotechnology company’s stock, valued at approximately $318,000.

Other large investors also recently bought and sold shares of the company. Financial Gravity Companies Inc. acquired a new stake in Corcept Therapeutics in the fourth quarter worth $31,000. Private Capital Group LLC grew its holdings in shares of Corcept Therapeutics by 291.7% during the fourth quarter. Private Capital Group LLC now owns 2,836 shares of …

AVITA MED LTD/S (AVMXY) against Microbot Medical (MBOT) Head to Head Review

AVITA MED LTD/S (OTCMKTS:AVMXY) and Microbot Medical (NASDAQ:MBOT) are both small-cap medical companies, but which is the superior stock? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their institutional ownership, profitability, analyst recommendations, risk, dividends, earnings and valuation.

Earnings & Valuation

This table compares AVITA MED LTD/S and Microbot Medical’s gross revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Microbot Medical has lower revenue, but higher earnings than AVITA MED LTD/S.

Analyst Ratings

This is a summary of current ratings and target prices for AVITA MED LTD/S and Microbot Medical, as provided by MarketBeat.

AVITA MED LTD/S currently has …

Cambridge Investment Research Advisors Inc. Purchase 2,367 Shares of FedEx Co. (FDX)

Cambridge Investment Research Advisors Inc. lifted its position in shares of FedEx Co. (NYSE:FDX) by 10.0% in the fourth quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The fund owned 26,145 shares of the shipping service provider’s stock after acquiring an additional 2,367 shares during the quarter. Cambridge Investment Research Advisors Inc.’s holdings in FedEx were worth $4,218,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period.

Several other hedge funds have also recently added to or reduced their stakes in the company. Elite Wealth Management Inc. increased its holdings in FedEx …

Magnachip Semiconductor (MX) Boosted to “Purchase” at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Magnachip Semiconductor (NYSE:MX) from a hold rating to a buy rating in a report published on Friday morning. They currently have $8.00 target price on the semiconductor company’s stock.

According to Zacks, “MagnaChip Semiconductor Corporation operates as a designer and manufacturer of analog and mixed-signal semiconductor products for high-volume consumer applications. The Company operates through three key segments: Display Solutions, Power Solutions and Semiconductor Manufacturing Services. Products offered by MagnaChip through its Display Solutions segment includes source and gate drivers and timing controllers that cover a wide range of flat panel displays used in …

CIBC Private Wealth Group LLC Sold 3,842 Shares of Hershey Co (HSY)

CIBC Private Wealth Group LLC trimmed its position in shares of Hershey Co (NYSE:HSY) by 19.3% in the 4th quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The institutional investor owned 16,028 shares of the company’s stock after selling 3,842 shares during the quarter. CIBC Private Wealth Group LLC’s holdings in Hershey were worth $1,718,000 as of its most recent SEC filing.

Other large investors have also recently bought and sold shares of the company. Csenge Advisory Group purchased a new position in shares of Hershey during the 3rd quarter valued …

GN STORE NORD A/ADR (GNNDY) Lowered to “Sell” at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares of GN STORE NORD A/ADR (OTCMKTS:GNNDY) from a hold rating to a sell rating in a report published on Friday.

According to Zacks, “GN Store Nord A/S offers medical hearing instruments, professional and consumer headsets. The Company’s operating segments include GN Netcom, GN ReSound and Others. GN Netcom segment sells hands-free communications solutions in the form of headsets for mobile phones and traditional phones. GN ReSound segment operates within the hearing instrument industry, and produces and sells hearing healthcare instruments and related products. It offers hearing aids and accessories under the ReSound, Beltone and Interton …

FedEx Co. (FDX) Stake Boosted by Capital Investment Counsel Inc

Capital Investment Counsel Inc grew its holdings in FedEx Co. (NYSE:FDX) by 31.4% during the fourth quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the SEC. The institutional investor owned 5,200 shares of the shipping service provider’s stock after purchasing an additional 1,244 shares during the quarter. Capital Investment Counsel Inc’s holdings in FedEx were worth $839,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC.

A number of other institutional investors have also bought and sold shares of the business. Northwest Wealth Management LLC raised its position in shares of FedEx by 842.1% during …

Keysight Technologies (KEYS) Cut to “Hold” at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of Keysight Technologies (NYSE:KEYS) from a buy rating to a hold rating in a report released on Friday.

According to Zacks, “Keysight Technologies, Inc. is an Applied Technology company that provides electronic measurement solutions to the communications and electronics industries. It provides electronic measurement instruments and systems and related software, software design tools, and related services that are used in the design, development, manufacture, installation, deployment, and operation of electronics equipment. The Company provides start-up assistance, consulting, optimization and application support throughout the customer’s product lifecycle. It also offers customization, consulting and optimization services throughout …

Cincinnati Financial Co. (CINF) Shares Obtained by Cambridge Investment Research Advisors Inc.

Cambridge Investment Research Advisors Inc. grew its holdings in shares of Cincinnati Financial Co. (NASDAQ:CINF) by 2.2% during the fourth quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the SEC. The firm owned 39,919 shares of the insurance provider’s stock after purchasing an additional 863 shares during the period. Cambridge Investment Research Advisors Inc.’s holdings in Cincinnati Financial were worth $3,091,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period.

Several other institutional investors and hedge funds have also modified their holdings of the company. Vanguard Group Inc increased its holdings in shares of Cincinnati Financial by 1.2% …

Makita (MKTAY) Rating Lowered to Sell at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of Makita (OTCMKTS:MKTAY) from a hold rating to a sell rating in a research note released on Friday.

According to Zacks, “Makita Corp manufactures portable electric power tools, hand-held vacuum cleaners and power saws. Their products include impact wrenches, band saws, groove cutters, hedgetrimmers and weed cutters. They also make attachments and other parts along with performing repair work. Makita Benelux BV is the Netherlands subsidiary. “

Separately, Citigroup upgraded shares of Makita from a neutral rating to a buy rating in a research report on Tuesday, December 11th.

Shares of Makita stock opened at …

Creative Planning Sold 33,170 Shares of Novavax, Inc. (NVAX)

Creative Planning cut its holdings in shares of Novavax, Inc. (NASDAQ:NVAX) by 14.5% in the 4th quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The fund owned 196,120 shares of the biopharmaceutical company’s stock after selling 33,170 shares during the period. Creative Planning owned approximately 0.05% of Novavax worth $361,000 at the end of the most recent quarter.

Other hedge funds have also added to or reduced their stakes in the company. Zurcher Kantonalbank Zurich Cantonalbank lifted its stake in Novavax by 131.9% during the fourth quarter. Zurcher Kantonalbank Zurich Cantonalbank …

Pegasystems (PEGA) Issued to Announce Revenue on Wednesday

Pegasystems (NASDAQ:PEGA) will issue its quarterly earnings data after the market closes on Wednesday, February 20th. Analysts expect the company to announce earnings of $0.16 per share for the quarter. Parties interested in listening to the company’s conference call can do so using this link.

Pegasystems stock opened at $57.39 on Monday. The firm has a market capitalization of $4.52 billion, a P/E ratio of 260.86 and a beta of 1.26. Pegasystems has a 1-year low of $43.21 and a 1-year high of $67.95.

A number of research analysts have recently commented on the stock. Wedbush decreased their price objective …

Penserra Capital Management LLC Sold 6,095 Shares of Public Service Enterprise Group Inc. (PEG)

Penserra Capital Management LLC lessened its stake in Public Service Enterprise Group Inc. (NYSE:PEG) by 17.7% in the 4th quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the SEC. The fund owned 28,351 shares of the utilities provider’s stock after selling 6,095 shares during the quarter. Penserra Capital Management LLC’s holdings in Public Service Enterprise Group were worth $1,475,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period.

Several other large investors also recently bought and sold shares of PEG. Rockland Trust Co. acquired a new stake in Public Service Enterprise Group during the fourth …

Black Stone Minerals (BSM) Scheduled to Post Revenue on Monday

Black Stone Minerals (NYSE:BSM) is scheduled to be releasing its earnings data after the market closes on Monday, February 25th. Analysts expect Black Stone Minerals to post earnings of $0.28 per share for the quarter.

BSM stock opened at $17.85 on Monday. The company has a current ratio of 1.02, a quick ratio of 1.02 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.49. The firm has a market capitalization of $3.66 billion, a P/E ratio of 17.67 and a beta of 0.61. Black Stone Minerals has a 12-month low of $15.23 and a 12-month high of $19.29.

The company also recently disclosed …

Capital Investment Advisory Services LLC Purchased New Stake in Ingles Markets, Incorporated (IMKTA)

Capital Investment Advisory Services LLC bought a new position in Ingles Markets, Incorporated (NASDAQ:IMKTA) during the 4th quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The fund bought 1,000 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $27,000.

Other hedge funds have also bought and sold shares of the company. New York State Teachers Retirement System purchased a new position in shares of Ingles Markets in the fourth quarter worth $33,000. Bank of Montreal Can increased its position in Ingles Markets by 50.3% during the fourth quarter. Bank of Montreal Can now owns …

Mackenzie Financial Corp Sold 1,027,186 Shares of Amphenol Co. (APH)

Mackenzie Financial Corp reduced its holdings in shares of Amphenol Co. (NYSE:APH) by 62.4% during the fourth quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 617,963 shares of the electronics maker’s stock after selling 1,027,186 shares during the quarter. Mackenzie Financial Corp owned about 0.21% of Amphenol worth $50,067,000 at the end of the most recent quarter.

Several other hedge funds have also made changes to their positions in the stock. Cerity Partners LLC lifted its stake in shares of Amphenol by 4.5% during the 4th quarter. Cerity Partners LLC …

Alps Advisors Inc. Reduced Holding in Progress Software Corp (PRGS)

Alps Advisors Inc. reduced its position in Progress Software Corp (NASDAQ:PRGS) by 4.7% during the fourth quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The institutional investor owned 10,868 shares of the software maker’s stock after selling 541 shares during the period. Alps Advisors Inc.’s holdings in Progress Software were worth $386,000 as of its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC).

Several other hedge funds have also recently added to or reduced their stakes in PRGS. TD Asset Management Inc. increased its stake in Progress Software by 1.4% during the fourth quarter. TD Asset Management Inc. now owns 502,000 shares …